Plaice - Pleuronectes Platessea
Suitable DisplayEstuary Tank
Can grow to 50 cm long and is oval shaped.
Has a dark brown back with orange blotches, white underside, although they will change colour to suit surroundings.
Found in shallow waters on sandy, mud or gravel sea beds from 0-120 m depth. Juvenile fish may be found in shallow tidal waters and estuaries.
Found on all our coasts.
Plaice may bread with flounder & dab.